Located only an hour south of Edinburgh, Glentress Peel in Glentress forest is the gateway to Tweed Valley Forest Park.
Glentress forest is one of the best mountain biking venues in the UK and the trails here have won a number of awards. There are also five lovely waymarked walking trails, with views of the Tweed Valley and wildlife watching opportunities
And after your hiking and biking efforts, reward yourself with a coffee and a cake in Glentress Peel café.
Glentress Peel is the gateway to Tweed Valley Forest Park and features an information centre, café, bike shop, wild watch centre, toilets, showers and changing rooms.
Glentress Bike Trails
The award-winning trails at Glentress are amongst the best in the UK and with routes graded from green (easy) to orange (extreme), there’s something for all.
Glentress Walking Trails
Glentress forest contains five waymarked walking trails. The Ponds, Glen and Buzzard’s Nest trails start at Glentress Peel; the Time and Tower trails start at the Buzzard’s Nest.
Visit the award-winning Go Ape High Wire Forest Adventure. Climb rope ladders up into the treetops and experience the thrills of trekking from tree to tree, some 40 feet above the forest floor!